Rail travel typically only starts to become an experience during the journey itself. Sometimes, though, the adventure begins before even leaving the platform. Increasing numbers of cities are adorning themselves with eye-catching station buildings that, with their unconventional roof structures, bright colors and extravagant shapes, become unique architectural landmarks of those cities.
Studio Pali Fekete architects [SPF:a] have received an award in recognition of their design for the rehabilitation and redevelopment of the former Beverly Hills Post Office and the creation of the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. The California Preservation Design Awards are a state-wide program organized by the California Preservation Foundation to recognize exemplary design work in the realm of historic buildings.
Replacing a dilapidated 1950â€™s brick built bungalow, Le Portelet is a reinterpretation of a beach house providing a 3-bedroom family home, which sits within the wooded escarpment overlooking Portelet Harbour. The project was conceived as three timber blocks nestled into the hillside allowing views of the surrounding landscape from all principle rooms, and privacy from the semi-public road, which runs along the back of the site.
The factory building was exported to the furniture manufacturer’s office. The programs are: a factory for the 1st floor, 2nd floor and half of the third floor, an exhibition space for half the 3rd floor and office space for the 4th floor. The whole gives the effect of a desktop in three dimensions.
Brioni Worldwide, Concept Store, Retail Building Frankfurt, Shop Architecture, Images Brioni Worldwide Frankfurt Retail Building Interior – design by Park Associati, Architects, Italy 1 Oct 2014 New Brioni Concept Store Worldwide Design: Park Associati Concept Store Two-storey boutique in Frankfurt, Germany The new Brioni Concept Store worldwide, designed by Park Associati in collaboration with the…
The design brief called for a commercial development comprising of three high-rise corporate office towers in one of the prime suburbs of New Delhi Gurgaon, being the hub of emergent urbanism in India influences the design intervention.
The original split-level home configuration was maintained to limit scope of work while rebuilding the central exposed stairway to the new upper floor with access to a roof top deck with views of downtown Seattle and Mount Rainier.
The remodelling and addition to a derelict former packing shed creating a low energy open plan 4 bedroom family home. The initial south facing courtyard concept left the existing volume in place, with one simple elements defining the use of the space.
The inspiration for the project comes from both the location being close to the bay and from the needs of the program, a surreal space for design exhibitions. The Oct design museum focuses mainly on fashion shows, product design, and conceptual automotive shows.
This wooden ribbon seems to come out of the ground where it will at first outbound the demarcation of the garden by fencing it and make-out the gardenâ€™s technical elements. Finally the structure will wrap itself around the first floor and end-up rimming the Terrace on the roof-top.